General Information:

Id: 2,533 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Alzheimer disease - [OMIM]
Mammalia
review
Reference: Di Paolo G and Kim TW(2011) Linking lipids to Alzheimers disease: cholesterol and beyond. Nat. Rev. Neurosci. 12: 284-296 [PMID: 21448224]

Interaction Information:

Comment Amyloid-beta can reduce metal ions like Zn2+ and Cu2+, thus producing hydrogen peroxide.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 24188

gene/protein

Amyloid beta peptide

affects_quantity of

drug/chemical compound

H2O2

via reducing metal ions like Zn2+ and Cu2+